Pennsylvania Casinos – There’s So Much More Than Just Gambling

There is much more to a casino than just gambling and a great many people don’t fully appreciate this fact. They just automatically assume that they don’t gamble and so never set foot inside of one. The fact of the matter is that they may in fact being missing out on a lot by not going. The purpose of this article is to point out some of the things a person might do at a casino resort even if they do not like to gamble.

Let’s take a look at the Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Have you perhaps considered visiting this casino just to go to dinner? They feature a restaurant called Emeril’s Chop House based on recipes from one of the world’s greatest chefs of all time (Emeril Lagasse). The restaurant offers prime beef cuts, farm raised chicken and some of the best seafood available anywhere. After dinner you can take advantage of some of the great entertainment available such as the rock bands and great Irish Music offered.

The Mount Airy Casino Resort in the Poconos offers fabulous entertainment like the Fifth Dimension, Roy Clark and many others. You can see these shows after having dinner in one of the handful of restaurants that they have available. Choose from the Red Steakhouse, or maybe you’d rather eat at Betty’s Diner or even in the Buffet which seems to be a favorite of many. After a night of great entertainment, get yourself some rest and then go out and enjoy the great outdoors before you come back inside for lunch and some rest.

When you get up around Pittsburgh you can consider visiting the Rivers Casino. This casino features a 1,000 seat amphitheater where you can take in some great music as well as attend other events. The Wheelhouse is the latest addition to the casino and features a great sports bar where you can grab a beer and something to eat while watching the big game. Later you can grab some dinner at Andre’s Steak and Seafood house before getting ready to put in a night at the renowned drum bar that features high energy music and dancing.

Harrah’s Chester Casino and Racetrack in Chester, PA offers a number of non-gambling options as well. Dinner includes your choice of the buffet, a steakhouse or you can consider the End Zone Bar and Grill where you can have dinner and a drink and get ready for the night life with End Zone after dark. End Zone After Dark features great local bands with a variety of music.

The Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Washington, PA features outlet shopping nearby at the Tanger Center and nearby golf course will keep the golfers happy. Grab some dinner at the Bistecca Steakhouse or the Terrace Café before taking advantage of some great entertainment at Silks Lounge that features not only local entertainment, but those that are nationally recognized as well.

So as you can see, when you are planning your next vacation or weekend jaunt, don’t exclude the casinos just because you don’t gamble. They offer lots of other fun and interesting things to do as well.